US private equity firm Advent International has agreed to acquire Zentiva, French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi’s European generics arm, for 1.9 billion euros ($2.4 billion), a statement said Tuesday.
Myanmar’s president on Tuesday announced pardons for more than 8,500 prisoners, including three dozen jailed in political cases, as part of an annual amnesty marking the country’s traditional new year.
Three “terrorists” and three members of the Iranian security forces were killed during night-time clashes along Iran’s border with Pakistan, state news agency IRNA reported on Tuesday.
Philippine authorities detained an elderly Australian Catholic nun overnight in what civil rights groups alleged Tuesday was a crackdown on foreign critics of President Rodrigo Duterte’s human rights record.
CBS has renewed one of its longest running series for another run. “NCIS” is getting a season 16 but one original cast member won’t be back.
A professional surfing event off Western Australia was briefly suspended Monday after a shark attack nearby.
Bella tweeted Sunday that the professional wrestlers have ended their relationship and asked for privacy.
It was a day filled with service and commemorations in honor of victims and survivors of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings five years ago.
A deadly storm system churning through the central U.S. has blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest in heavy snow and ice and battered areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes.
Former first lady Barbara Bush is in “failing health” and won’t seek additional medical treatment, a Bush family spokesman said Sunday.